Phrases And Vocabulary About Movies And Films
Phrases And Vocabulary About Movies And Films

Talk about the movies and films that you enjoy watching. Talk about Bollywood, and Hollywood movies. If you or someone you know works in acting or in films, you may talk about your experience in that field. You may use the phrases and vocabulary about movies and films below besides your own vocabulary.

Phrases And Vocabulary About Movies And Films

Word/phrase Function Meaning
Oscar/ She won an
Oscar.
NounA small statue that is awarded by part of the American film industry to the best actors, movies, directors, etc., of the year.
ProducerNounSomeone who is in charge of making and usually providing the money for a play, movie, record, etc.
ScriptwriterNounA person who writes the written form of a play, movie, television show, etc. A person who writes a script.
CameramanNounSomeone who uses a camera to film something (such as a movie or television show)
MusicalNoun/
Adjective
A movie or play that tells a story with songs and often dancing.
Sci-fi/science
fiction
Compound
noun
Stories about how people and societies are affected by imaginary scientific
developments in the future.
DramaNounA play, movie, television show, or radio show that is about a serious subject and is not meant to make the audience laugh.
WesternNoun/
Adjective
A story, movie, or television show about life in the American West in the late 19th century ; especially a movie about cowboys.
ThrillerNounA novel, movie, etc., that is very exciting : a story full of exciting action, mystery, adventure, or suspense.

The set

NounA place where a movie or television program is filmed or a play is performed; the rooms, painted backgrounds, furniture, etc., that are used for a scene in a movie, television program, or play.
The castNounThe actors in a play, film, or television show.
DirectorNounA person who directs a play, movie, etc.
1.Actor
2.Actress
Nouns1. A man or woman who acts in a play, movie, etc./2. a woman who acts in a play, movie, etc.
An extraNounA person hired to act in a group scene in a movie (Thousands of extras were hired for the battle scene.)
SceneNounA part of a play, movie, story, etc., in which a particular action or activity occurs.
Opening
scene
Compound
noun
The first scene of a movie or play.
CreditsNounA list of the names of the people who have worked on or performed in a movie, television program, etc.